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Fujitsu and Trend Micro Demonstrate Solution To Secure Private 5G

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 1:05pm

The companies will demonstrate the effectiveness of Trend Micro's security for private 5G using a simulated smart factory environment and an operational Fujitsu environment prior to the product's public availability.

Key Points: 
  • The companies will demonstrate the effectiveness of Trend Micro's security for private 5G using a simulated smart factory environment and an operational Fujitsu environment prior to the product's public availability.
  • Fujitsu and Trend Micro have incorporated Trend Micro's 5G security solution into a private 5G system that simulates an actual smart factory environment equipped with high-definition monitoring cameras and automatic guided vehicles (AGV) at the FUJITSU Collaboration Lab in Kawasaki, Japan.
  • The security solution, Trend Micro Mobile Network Security, leverages embedded endpoint security within the IoT device's SIM card and network security running on a private 5G system.
  • "To this end, we believe that this security solution, createdtogether with Trend Micro, represents a key technology for applying private 5G to mission-critical areas.

Fujitsu and Trend Micro Demonstrate Solution To Secure Private 5G

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 5:08am

The companies will demonstrate the effectiveness of Trend Micro's security for private 5G using a simulated smart factory environment and an operational Fujitsu environment prior to the product's public availability.

Key Points: 
  • The companies will demonstrate the effectiveness of Trend Micro's security for private 5G using a simulated smart factory environment and an operational Fujitsu environment prior to the product's public availability.
  • Fujitsu and Trend Micro have incorporated Trend Micro's 5G security solution into a private 5G system that simulates an actual smart factory environment equipped with high-definition monitoring cameras and automatic guided vehicles (AGV) at the FUJITSU Collaboration Lab in Kawasaki, Japan.
  • The security solution, Trend Micro Mobile Network Security, leverages embedded endpoint security within the IoT device's SIM card and network security running on private 5G system.
  • "To this end, we believe that this security solution, created together with Trend Micro, represents a key technology for applying private 5G to mission-critical areas.

ZiFiSense, Socionext and Techsor Complete Development of Next-Generation ZETA Communication Standard

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 2:00pm

ZiFiSense is the founder of the LPWA standard ZETA, and Techsor is the representative company of the ZETA Alliance in Japan.

Key Points: 
  • ZiFiSense is the founder of the LPWA standard ZETA, and Techsor is the representative company of the ZETA Alliance in Japan.
  • Socionext plans to prototype a communication SoC that is compatible with the new standard by March 2022 with mass production scheduled to begin by the end of 2022.
  • The new ZETA version enables a communication distance of 3 ~ 5 km from an object moving at 60 km per hour.
  • ZiFiSense originally proposed an LPWA communication standard ZETA and is utilizing the technology targeting at areas including smart buildings, logistics and factories.

Fujitsu, AutoGrid to Boost Renewable Energy Use in Japan Towards Realization of Decarbonized Society with Virtual Power Plant Solution

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 2:15am

Fujitsu will leverage the solution to maximize the use of distributed energy resources (2) in the domestic energy market and contribute to the expansion of renewable energy and the realization of a decarbonized society.

Key Points: 
  • Fujitsu will leverage the solution to maximize the use of distributed energy resources (2) in the domestic energy market and contribute to the expansion of renewable energy and the realization of a decarbonized society.
  • Based on the agreement, Fujitsu will begin selling the VPP solution AutoGrid FlexTM in the Japanese market as an AutoGrid partner.
  • AutoGrid FlexTM enables the optimization of energy operations and the control and management of distributed energy resources.
  • By providing this solution to energy providers and aggregators (3), Fujitsu will contribute to the realization of next-generation energy platform to maximize the use of renewable energy sources, such as solar power, and distributed energy resources, such as storage batteries.

Fujitsu Awards $10,000 in STEM Scholarships to Richardson Independent School District Seniors

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 1:30pm

RICHARDSON, Texas, March 31, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc. has awarded two Fujitsu STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) scholarships to graduating high school seniors in the Richardson Independent School District (RISD) for excellence in STEM learning.

Key Points: 
  • RICHARDSON, Texas, March 31, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc. has awarded two Fujitsu STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) scholarships to graduating high school seniors in the Richardson Independent School District (RISD) for excellence in STEM learning.
  • "On behalf of the Richardson ISD Foundation, I would like to extend a heartfelt gratitude to Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc. for the generous donation of two $5,000 STEM scholarships for students of Richardson ISD.
  • These scholarships will help two deserving seniors achieve their goals in the STEM field of study," said J. Douglas Burnside, Chair of the Richardson ISD Excellence in Education Foundation.
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Fujitsu Accelerates Investment in Promising Tech Startups with Establishment of 10 Billion Yen Corporate Venture Capital Fund and Management Subsidiary

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 2:39am

TOKYO, Mar 31, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Limited today announced the establishment of Fujitsu Ventures Fund LLC, a corporate venture capital (CVC) fund totaling 10 billion yen, under the management by the subsidiary Fujitsu Ventures Limited.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Mar 31, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Limited today announced the establishment of Fujitsu Ventures Fund LLC, a corporate venture capital (CVC) fund totaling 10 billion yen, under the management by the subsidiary Fujitsu Ventures Limited.
  • Following the establishment of Fujitsu's first CVC fund in 2006, a second and third fund were subsequently established in 2010 and 2015.
  • With these funds, Fujitsu has made investments in promising startups both in Japan and abroad, to deliver encouraging results.
  • In 2020, the Strategic Growth & Investment team was established to lead Fujitsu Group's inorganic activities which include investments into startups.

Fujitsu Speeds Broadband Roll-out to Underserved Rural Communities in Virginia

Monday, March 29, 2021 - 1:30pm

today announced the successful deployment of a 53-mile fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) broadband network for Craig-Botetourt Rural Electric Cooperative (CBEC) headquartered in New Castle, Virginia.

Key Points: 
  • today announced the successful deployment of a 53-mile fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) broadband network for Craig-Botetourt Rural Electric Cooperative (CBEC) headquartered in New Castle, Virginia.
  • As demand for remote working and online learning accelerated in 2020, underserved rural communities in the area struggled with little to no access to broadband internet, trying to achieve connectivity with slow, unreliable DSL and dial-up technologies, or paying for expensive satellite services.
  • CBEC recognized their cooperative members critical need for high-speed communications, and prioritized deployment of new rural broadband infrastructure to provide connectivity for remote workers, telemedicine, distance learning, community services and online shopping.
  • Fujitsu (and design) and shaping tomorrow with you are trademarks of Fujitsu Limited in the United States and other countries.

Fujitsu Develops AI for Image Inspection to Detect Abnormalities in Product Appearance with World-Leading Precision in Key Benchmark

Monday, March 29, 2021 - 2:33am

The developed technology successfully achieved world leading accuracy (1) in a benchmark using public data (2) collected from external images of various manufactured goods.

Key Points: 
  • The developed technology successfully achieved world leading accuracy (1) in a benchmark using public data (2) collected from external images of various manufactured goods.
  • At the site of the inspection process, the inspector determines whether the product is defective based on features such as its approximate shape, detailed structure, and texture.
  • For example, approximate shape is considered important in a shape distortion test, and texture is considered important in a condition or pattern test.
  • Founded in 1968 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. is one of the premier research centers in the world.

Fujitsu Group's Largest Facility to Source 100% of its Energy Needs from Renewables, Demonstrating Commitment to Achievement of RE 100

Friday, March 26, 2021 - 1:26am

To date, Fujitsu's introduction of renewable energy has been focused primarily in Europe and the United States, where supply is abundant.

Key Points: 
  • To date, Fujitsu's introduction of renewable energy has been focused primarily in Europe and the United States, where supply is abundant.
  • However, expanding the introduction of renewable energy in Japan remains an important issue.
  • This latest effort accounts for approximately 5% of the Fujitsu Group's electricity consumption in Japan.
  • Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 3.9 trillion yen (US$35 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2020.

Fujitsu Embarks on Joint Research with National Cancer Center Japan to Create New Services for Drug Development and Clinical Trials

Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 2:35am

TOKYO, Mar 18, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu today announced it has concluded a comprehensive collaborative research agreement with National Cancer Center Japan.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Mar 18, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu today announced it has concluded a comprehensive collaborative research agreement with National Cancer Center Japan.
  • In collaboration with the National Cancer Center, Fujitsu is implementing three projects to utilize real-world data at the National Cancer Center Hospital East.
  • - Fujitsu will promote efforts to adapt clinical trial data in Japan to global standards and support active participation in international clinical trials.
  • Through the provision of these platforms and services to pharmaceutical companies, Fujitsu aims to contribute to the streamlining of drug development and clinical trials.